The key of D♯ Minor has a key signature of 6 sharps (F#, C#, G#, D#, A#, and E#). The D♯ Minor scale has the notes D#, E#, F#, G#, A#, B, and C#. It is the 10th most popular key among Minor keys and the 22nd most popular among all keys. Minor keys, along with major keys, are a common choice for popular music. The three most important chords, built off the 1st, 4th and 5th scale degrees are all minor chords (D♯ minor, G♯ minor, and A♯ minor). For chord progressions, statistics, and tendencies, view this key in Hooktheory Trends
According to the TheoryTab database, songs in D♯ Minor draw almost entirely from the following 20 chords. Click on a chord below to show it on the piano and hear how it sounds.
Click on the following songs in D♯ Minor to see their chords and melody in the TheoryTab database.
Play or download MIDI files for the following popular chord progressions in D♯ Minor.